Jason Segel, an author, actor and comedian best known for his role on the CBS sitcom “How I Met Your Mother,” will delight kids and adults alike when he discusses his new children’s book "NIGHTMARES! The Sleepwalker Tonic," the second book in his popular series for kids 8 and older with bestselling author Kirsten Miller.
Along with his vast television work, Segel has starred in several films including “Forgetting Sarah Marshall”; “I Love You Man”; and he was the voice of Vector in the animated “Despicable Me.” Segel helped revive the Muppets film franchise with the musical comedy “The Muppets.” A longtime fan of Jim Henson's famous puppets, he starred in the movie and co-wrote its screenplay with Nicholas Stoller. Segel also served as a producer on the movie.
In addition to a copy of “NIGHTMARES! The Sleepwalker Tonic,” personalized book signing and photo opportunity with Segel, people who buy their tickets before the September 11 event will receive priority seating, which begins at 5:15 p.m.
Tickets, which are limited and based on availability, are available via cash or check at the Mission Viejo Library, 100 Civic Center, or by calling A Whale of a Tale Bookshoppe at 949-854-8288.
Kids 12 and under may be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian for the cost of one $18 ticket.
Onsite ticket sales will begin at 4 p.m. on the day of the event based on availability.
For more information, call 949-854-8288.
The event is sponsored by the Friends of the Mission Viejo Library and A Whale of a Tale Bookshoppe.